Webinar: Down the Rabbit Hole: The Congressional Budget Process

Register to attend the live training webinar, "Down the Rabbit Hole: The Congressional Budget Process."

Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. (EDT)


Recording and closed captioning are available. All webinars are free of charge.

  • Speaker: John Cannan, Faculty Scholarship Librarian & Legal Research Instructor, Villanova University, Charles Widger School of Law
  • Learning outcomes: This webinar will cover the Congressional budget process, how it is supposed to work, and how it actually functions in practice. Participants will learn how Congress is supposed to fund the Government and how it often deviates from established procedures. They will also learn where to find legislative information related to the budget, appropriations, and authorizations.

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